To refine the 4Rs nutrient management concept (right source, right rate, right place and right time) to help Manitoba soybean producers optimize phosphorus fertilization. In addition the project will determine the effect of long term phosphorus and cadmium management practices on soybean yield and concentrations of cadmium in soils and soybeans.
Lead Researcher (PI): Don Flaten
Institution: University of Manitoba
Total WGRF Funding: $64,653
Co-Funders: MAFRD-Agri-Food Research & Development Initiative, Manitoba Pulse Growers Association
Start Date: 2015
Project Length: 2 Years